U.S. National Library of Medicine, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health. End of Life Issues. Medline Plus. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/endoflifeissues.html. Updated July 8, 2014. Accessed July 25, 2014. Planning for the end of life can be difficult. But by deciding what end-of-life care best suits your needs when you are healthy, you can help those close to you make the right choices when the time comes. This comprehensive resource page contains links to many useful materials for both patients or caregivers faced with planning end-of-life of care.